10 Brearly Crescent1

The occupants of 10 Brearly Crescent were:

#1. Blodgett Sage (from 1931 to 1941).
     In 1939-1941 his wife Mary and his brother Burrill Sage were also listed.
The monthly rent in 1940 was $62.2

The New York Times, 2 May 1930, pg. 46.
     A house in Radburn being build by the City Housing Corporation has been sold to Blodgett Sage of Rutherford.3

Blodgett Sage was born in 1894 in New York.2 Blodgett Sage married Mary M.4,2 Blodgett Sage was in 1931 a salesman. In 1937-39 he was a placement manager in New York. In the 1940 census he is listed as a personnel manager at a placement bureau. In 1941 he was a liaison in Washington, DC.4,5,2,6 Mary was born in 1895 in Connecticut.2 Mrs Mary M. Sage was from 1937 to 1941 an office secretary at (214) 115 Plaza N in Fair Lawn. In the 1940 census no occupation was listed.5,7,2 Blodgett and Mary had a son Lawrence.2 Lawrence was born in 1923 in New Jersey.2
The Arts and Crafts Guild, 1932.
     Woodcraft Class will meet with Mr. S. B. Sage and Mr. Oliver C. Hall in the workshop. Instructions will be given in furniture design, construction of book cases, children's furniture, garden and porch furniture, coffee tables, footstools and the like. Assistance on furniture repairing. A new workbench, and some motorized equipment, jig and lathe are available. Mr. Sage has designed and build many pieces of furniture without the use of power equipment. He has had training in woodworking, metal working, forge and machine shop practice, and is a consultant on furniture design. Mr Hall's engineering training and knowledge of woodworking will provide much useful help in home construction projects.8

Burrill B. Sage was born in 1904 in New York.2 Burrill B. Sage was not married (at least no spouse was listed).7,2 Burrill B. Sage was a printer in Paterson. In the 1940 census he is listed as a compositer for a newspaper.7,2 Burrill lived in 1935 in Hackensack, New Jersey.2


  1. [S3] Radburn Association, Map of Radburn, NJ, c. 1990.
  2. [S2] 1940 Federal Census, T627: ED 2-87, sheet 11A (1315), line 23-26.
  3. [S22] NY Times, May 2, 1930. pg. 46.
  4. [S5] 1931 Directory.
  5. [S8] 1937 Directory.
  6. [S10] 1941 Directory.
  7. [S9] 1939 Directory.
  8. [S20] Robert B. Hudson, Radburn, pg. 109.